Water on the Moon

A Physician’s Memoir of Service from the Vietnam War to Humanitarian Crises Worldwide

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About the Author(s)

Frederick M. Burkle, Jr.’s, M.D., career spans more than half a century as a physician with qualifications in pediatrics, emergency medicine, psychiatry, public health, and tropical medicine. As a pioneer in the field of global disaster medicine, he has taught and mentored countless health professionals, and is often referred to as the “father of disaster medicine.” He has published more than 460 articles, multiple abstracts, 80 book chapters, and authored four books, three on disaster management. He lives in Kailua, Hawaii.
Jan K. Herman is the former chief medical historian of the U.S. Navy. He has written and produced documentaries for the Navy, highlighting its medical service during World War II, the Korean War, and Vietnam. He has authored more than 50 articles and five books. Now retired, he resides in Takoma Park, Maryland.

Bibliographic Details

Frederick M. Burkle, Jr., M.D.
Foreword by Arthur L. Kellermann, MD, MPH
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Bibliographic Info: ca. 45 photos, appendices, notes, index
Copyright Date: 2024
pISBN: 978-1-4766-9664-5
eISBN: 978-1-4766-5435-5
Imprint: McFarland